New Lenox District 122

Junior High LRC




Award Winners

Alex Award

Given to an adult book with appeal to ages 12-18.

Mildred L. Batchelder Award

Given to a children's book considered to be the most outstanding of those books originally published in a foreign language in a foreign country, and subsequently 

Rebecca Caudill Nominees 2022

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Series Favorites

These are the 5 favorite Series as chosen by the 7th and 8th graders in both junior highs.   We have multiple copies available for our students.

Hunger Games, The - Suzanne Collins

Hunger Games

Catching Fire



Selection, The - Kiera Cass

Selection, The

Elite, The

One, The

Heir, The

Crown, The


Warriors: Power of Three - Erin Hunter

Sight, The

Dark River



Long Shadows



5th Wave, The - Richard Yancey

5th Wave, The

Infinite Sea, The

Last Star, The 


Red Queen - Victoria Aveyard

Red Queen

Glass Sword

King's Cage